CyanogenMod 12 Nightlies are now available for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4! That and much more news is covered by Jordan when he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week's news is the announcement of factory images for the YU Yureka and be sure to check out the article talking about Microsoft investing in Cyanogen, Inc! That's not all that's covered in today's video! Jordan talks about the other videos released this week on XDA...
GMarks – Calling For Translators!
XDA forum member tomstrummer calling out for community support to help translate the free app, GMarks for Android.
The Google Bookmarks for Android app is free and open-source and is 100% Ad-free. It enables you to sync, backup and import browser bookmarks to Google Bookmarks. Other features of the app include a live folder for any bookmark label, background sync, and global search integration.
Currently, the XDA member has offers or completed translations for Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Danish, Polish, Turkish, Serbian, French, Greek, German, Hebrew, Catalan, Swedish, Lithuanian and Slovak.
If you feel you have something to offer, head on over to the forum thread to offer your services or check out GMarks in the Market.
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Reports indicate that Microsoft is investing in the rogue Android forker Cyanogen. The funding round is said to be upwards of $70 million, and could allow for a cooperation between Cyanogen and the Silicon Valley giant in the ongoing battle of mobile operating systems. This could be a strategic movement in coordination with other investors given Cyanogen's expression of rebellion against Google's tightening control over Android, as the custom ROM maker has recently spoken out against the "tyranny" of Google in regards...
Reports keep iterating over the rumors that Samsung has been trimming down TouchWiz for its upcoming devices. After years of customer complaints, particularly from power users, Samsung seems to finally have taken initiative towards cracking down the stutters that often plague some of its devices, particularly older ones or those that see a long life without clean-ups. But even handsets like the Galaxy S5 managed to be outperformed by low range devices. Android enthusiasts as a whole took disdain in Samsung's...